Swatches
Spine Stitch

Spine Stitch

Texture
Cables
  • Cable design
  • Simple technique
  • Stunning texture

If you love cables, you’ll love this gorgeous all-over cable texture that creates a lovely flat fabric. The cables draw-in the fabric in slightly, so you may want to go up a needle size.

  • Cable design
  • Simple technique
  • Stunning texture
Bellish spine stitch raglan sweater illustration
Bellish spine stitch raglan sweater illustration
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Swatch Pattern

Cast on 34 stitches using your favorite cast-on method. 


Knit four rows (garter stitch edge).

Row 1: K3, [LC, RC] rep bet brackets to last 3 st, k3

Row 2: K3, p to last 3 st, k3

Repeat rows 1 and 2 until swatch measures 4.5 in/11.25 cm from cast-on edge.


Knit four rows (garter stitch edge).

Bind off on the next row in knit.


Wet-block your swatch and pin flat until dry.


Abbreviations

k - Knit

p - Purl

RS - Right Side

LC - Place one stitch on cable needle and hold to front. Knit the next stitch, then knit the stitch from cable needle (left leaning 2-stitch cable)

RC - Place one stitch on cable needle and hold to back. Knit the next stitch, then knit the stitch from the cable needle (right leaning 1-stitch cable)

st - stitch/stitches

WS - Wrong Side